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Another round of heavy rain moving through portions of SE Texas today. Some heavy showers and thunderstorms were as far north as China and Nome this morning. By this evening most of the rain will start to move out. Highs today will reach the mid 80's. Our coverage of showers goes down to 30% for Friday with highs in the upper 80's.
Fugitive with Beaumont ties wanted by DPS
From the Texas Department of Public Safety:
Freddie Alaniz is a violent criminal from the La Pryor, Texas area and has connections to George West and Beaumont, Texas, as well as Veracruz, Mexico, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
Alaniz was arrested in Zavala County in connection with Sexual Assault of a Child, on February 7, 2006.
He made bail and did not appear for trial.
Two days later, he was arrested in connection with Aggravated Assault in San Antonio for reportedly stabbing a male victim during a fight, according to DPS. He again made bail and fled.
The Zavala County Sheriff's Office issued a warrant for Alaniz's arrest for Sexual Assault of a Child
on May 16, 2006. On August 4, 2006, the Bexar County Sheriff's Office issued a warrant for Murder after Alaniz's assault victim died as a result of his injuries. Alaniz is also wanted in Zavala County for Possession of Marijuana.